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I can have any 128GB SSD from here, just don't know which one! Please can someone throw me some advice, this will be used for my O/S drive on a MSI Z77A-GD65 Motherboard.

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post #2 of 26
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Originally Posted by Milamber View Post

I can have any 128GB SSD from here, just don't know which one! Please can someone throw me some advice, this will be used for my O/S drive on a MSI Z77A-GD65 Motherboard.
https://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=210_902_909&vk_sort=4

thank pick the most expensive 128gb. What's so hard?

Samsung 830 Series 128GB SSD
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thank pick the most expensive 128gb. What so hard?
Samsung 830 Series 128GB SSD

Unfortunately this doesn't mean its the best!
    
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Unfortunately this doesn't mean its the best!

it's one of the most reliable SSD in the market beside Intel.
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post #5 of 26
Crucial M4 128GB. I have one myself. Works great, reliable, fast...what else do you need.
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Intel 520 120GB would be good choice.
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Crucial M4 128GB. I have one myself. Works great, reliable, fast...what else do you need.

not really I have gone through two of them within 6 months from each other.
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Samsung 830 gets my vote smile.gif

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post #9 of 26
I would lean towards the Samsung as well.

Vertex 4 looks interesting but OCZ has not had a good track record imo with past releases (before sandforce I'm talking about), so it's too early to tell I think how well that drive will fair. This time it's on Indilinx controller which was bought by OCZ, so it should mean they are able to fix things faster if something goes wrong... but I think still to early to tell. It's a very new drive on the market.
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post #10 of 26
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not really I have gone through two of them within 6 months from each other.

The vast majority of owners do not have issues with them. Crucial has the lowest failure rate of any ssd maker besides Intel.

The 520 would be a good pick here as well.
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